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Ballina Homestead Motel

Cnr Cherry Street & Fox Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
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Ranked #10 of 18 hotels in Ballina
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014
jillyo88 Burnie Tasmania
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Burnie Tasmania
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53 reviews 53 reviews
24 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

This was a return visit to this hotel. Was better than the first! The rooms are spacious, spotless and very comfortable. Everything we needed for an overnight stopover but would be an ideal place for a few days as it is very reasonably priced. We had thought of trying a more "upmarket" hotel and glad we didn't!

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Warwick, Australia
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Paid $130 a night for a VERY basic room,Bed was uncomfortable,bathroom was very small (wouldn't want to be a big person) tv had a builtin dvd player that wouldn't work my dvd jammed,very poor service i told reception that it was jammed and they never even came to check it.

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Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

Very pleasantly surprised on how good this hotel is. If your interested in a quality budget hotel, then Id definitely recommend staying here. Air conditioning works great and rooms are very clean and quiet.

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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We recently stayed in the executive studio room which incorporates a double and single bed.Check in was straight forward , friendly and we were allocated a room at the back which adjoins a lane way to access the main road. Parking is in front of the room .Room was clean and the bed was reasonably comfortable which ensured a decent... More

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78 reviews 78 reviews
22 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

The Motel was in a quiet street not far from the main shopping area. The staff were very pleasant and the room was spacious and clean. The room we had was self contained and we could sit out the back on the table and chairs provided amongst the greenery.

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Brisbane, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

The good: rooms were old style but clean. It was quiet. The beds were comfortable and the kitchenette very handy. Air conditioned bedroom, ceiling fan in second room. Very close to the hospital. Basic toiletries provided. Tea & coffee making equipment as well as full size fridge, heating oven, crockery. Very self contained. Guest laundry. The bad: rooms were tired... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

I recently booked the homestead motel online after reading the positive reviews on tripadvisor. As I only required one night in Ballina I decided that a budget motel would do. I booked with bookings.com and of course didn't read any fine print. I went to cancel my stay approximately 30 hours before my trip as I could stay with friends... More

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NSW South Coast
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64 reviews 64 reviews
12 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2014 via mobile

The service was the first positive experience - from the first phone call, to arrival and departure - all great! Arrival saw undercover parking found for our boat 'in case of rain' - which it did, and a showing of our room to make sure we were happy. Wow! Our ground floor room opened onto the garden. It had a... More

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Woolgoolga, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

The staff at the Homestead could not have been more helpful . we were in Ballina Looking at Real estate they put us on to a good agent and gave us a great rundown on Ballina without this help we would have not got through the amount of viewing as we did this help free us up to explore Ballina... More

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37 reviews 37 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

Stayed for two nights whilst driving from Sydney to Noosa. Was greeted at reception by a warm & friendly lady - who had taken note of my online booking request to get a ground floor room if possible as I have a bad knee - she showed me to my ground floor room, The room was very clean and well... More

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Address: Cnr Cherry Street & Fox Street, Ballina, New South Wales 2478, Australia
Location: Australia > New South Wales > Ballina
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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